it is incredible, when you see what is going on, it is absolutely incredible. with the republicans, especially as you get more and more conservative in your thinking and your thought -- is really just the opposite. as republicans, if you think you're going to change very substantially for the worst, medicare, medicaid, and social security, in any substantial way, and at the same time, you think you're going to win elections, it just is not going to happen. the way we solve our problems, because polls have come out, even the tea party, which i love so dearly, 78% of the people said, leave my medicare, my medicaid, my social security alone. that tea party.